A Commitment to Community Security

The Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey is dedicated to ensuring the safety and security of our community. Through preparedness, partnerships, and training, under the direction of William “Bud” Monaghan, Regional Director of Security our goal is to protect our community and staff at the properties and facilities of the Jewish Federation and our family of agencies, as well as advise and coordinate on security for area synagogues, Jewish day schools and other community institutions.

“Everyone has a responsibility to report suspicious activity, to be aware of one’s surroundings — not to be afraid, but to take a sense of responsibility.”
- William “Bud” Monaghan, Regional Director of Security 

Contact Our
Security Team


William “Bud” Monaghan
Regional Director of Security 


Sean Redmond
Safety and Security Manager

Security Resource Library

Grant Information


  • New Jersey Nonprofit Security Grant Program

    Governor Murphy today signed legislation (A-1663/S-1842) establishing the “New Jersey Nonprofit Security Grant Program”. The program follows a successful three-year pilot program managed by the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness (NJOHSP).

  • Jewish Federation of SNJ New Regional Director of Security

    With decades of experience working in law enforcement and with the Jewish community, William “Bud” Monaghan is ideally suited to his role as the new regional director of security. “Bud,” as he is known to everyone, began his new role in November with the Jewish Federation of Southern New ...